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The Resource Caravan to America : living arts of the Silk Road, John S. Major and Betty J. Belanus

Caravan to America : living arts of the Silk Road, John S. Major and Betty J. Belanus

Label
Caravan to America : living arts of the Silk Road
Title
Caravan to America
Title remainder
living arts of the Silk Road
Statement of responsibility
John S. Major and Betty J. Belanus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Profiles eight artists now living in America who are originally from the Silk Road, an ancient network of caravan trails through which trade goods, ideas, and arts passed between Asia and the Mediterranean
  • This book profiles eight artists and artisans now living in America who are originally from the "Silk Road," an ancient network of caravan trails. The coauthor is Betty J. Belanus
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
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Major, John S
Dewey number
745/.089/95073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
NX575
LC item number
.C37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Belanus, Betty J
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk art
  • Ethnic art
  • Handicraft
  • Expatriate artists
  • Folk artists
  • Artisans
  • Arts, American
  • Folk art
  • Handicraft
  • Artists
  • Artisans
  • Silk Road
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Caravan to America : living arts of the Silk Road, John S. Major and Betty J. Belanus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Marcato book."
Bar code
  • 31223063501184
  • 31223064291132
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [127]-129) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Qi Shu Fang: Peking opera performer -- Doug Kim: Korean American martial artist -- Yeshi Dorjee: Tibetan artist monk -- Abdul Khaliq Muradi: Turkmen rug restorer -- Tamara Katayev: Bukharan singer -- Najmieh Batmanglij: Iranian American cook -- La Verne J. Magarian: Armenian calligrapher and paper artist -- Peter Kyvelos: Greek American oud maker
Dimensions
21 x 24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 130 p.
Isbn
9780812626667
Lccn
2002005477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
50922881
Label
Caravan to America : living arts of the Silk Road, John S. Major and Betty J. Belanus
Publication
Note
"A Marcato book."
Bar code
  • 31223063501184
  • 31223064291132
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [127]-129) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Qi Shu Fang: Peking opera performer -- Doug Kim: Korean American martial artist -- Yeshi Dorjee: Tibetan artist monk -- Abdul Khaliq Muradi: Turkmen rug restorer -- Tamara Katayev: Bukharan singer -- Najmieh Batmanglij: Iranian American cook -- La Verne J. Magarian: Armenian calligrapher and paper artist -- Peter Kyvelos: Greek American oud maker
Dimensions
21 x 24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 130 p.
Isbn
9780812626667
Lccn
2002005477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
50922881

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